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As part of the Illinois Data-Driven Health & Justice webinar series, the next installment will focus on the role of trauma in crisis and high-utilizer care. The webinar will feature presentations from the following:

  • Alicia Boccellari, Chief Psychologist and the Director of Special Programs at the University of California at San Francisco Trauma Recovery Center (TRC), who is an expert in trauma informed care and developed a service delivery model for trauma-informed care via the Trauma Recovery Center.
  • Keith Kaiser, Sergeant of the Strategic Services Unit of the Lake County Sheriff’s Department, who is instrumental in efforts to expand Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training for officers in Lake County.

The webinar is scheduled for Wednesday, May 24th at 11:00 a.m. CST.


For more information and to access other webinars in the series, please visit the DDHJ website.

The honor of your presence is requested as we celebrate our friend and colleague, Candice Kane

Candice Kane led the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority as Executive Director for seven years of a 20-year career with the agency. She retired in 2014 from University of Illinois at Chicago, Cure Violence, where she was Chief Operating Officer. She was a tireless criminal justice advocate, greatly respected in Illinois and nationally for her contributions in the areas of victim services and gang and gun violence reduction. She is kept in the hearts of many for her friendship, generosity, kindness, and for her dedication to nurturing goodness.

Join us: Wednesday, May 24 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Adler University 17 N. Dearborn Street Chicago, Illinois

RSVP to caitlin.delong@illinois.gov

On May 23, 2017, the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority in collaboration with the DePaul College of Law will be hosting a free Lunch and Learn event on the topic of Human Trafficking in Chicago. National experts will present a lecture focused on “Resolving the Data Wars on Human Trafficking” and lead a discussion on ways to shed light on the hidden and clandestine crime of human trafficking. Feel free to bring your lunch. Dessert and coffee will be provided through a donation from the law firm Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C.

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The Institutional Review Board will meet on June 1, 2017 at 1 PM at the offices of the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority 300 W. Adams Street, Suite 200 Chicago, IL 60606.

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The Illinois criminal Justice information Authority (ICJIA) Board will meet on Friday, June 2, 2017 at 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Michael A. Bilandic Building, 160 North LaSalle Street, Room N505, Chicago, Illinois.

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The Authority’s Budget Committee is meeting on Thursday, May 25, 2017, at 10 a.m., at the offices of the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority 300 W. Adams, Suite 200, Large Conference Room Chicago, Illinois, 60606.

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Bloomington - May 17, 2017. Nearly 200 Adult Redeploy Illinois (ARI) program site managers, service providers, partners, and state and local leaders will convene in Bloomington today at the 2017 ARI All-Sites Summit, hosted by the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority (ICJIA).

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For further information visit the Summit Website >>

The Adult Redeploy Illinois Oversight Board Regular will meet on Monday, May 15, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. At the following public sites: Thompson Center, Room 2-025, 100 W. Randolph, Chicago and Stratton Building, Room 621, 401 S. Spring, Springfield.

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The Adult Redeploy Illinois Oversight Board Performance Measurement Committee will meet on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. At the following public site: ICJIA, 300 W. Adams Street, 2nd Floor – Large Conference Room, Chicago Illinois 60606.

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Deadline: May 22, 2017

ICJIA is the state agency charged with the administration of the Illinois’ Victims of Crime Act Victim Assistance Formula Grant
Program. As part of the recommendations established by the Victim Services Ad Hoc Committee, the strengthening and expansion of core services for victims of crime was a priority. To fulfill this priority, ICJIA has made available $16.3 million in VOCA grant funding for core services and related support costs for victims of sexual assault. These funds will be made available to the Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault.

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